Summer Fruits & Vegetables

I’ve made posts on Autumn/Fall, Winter and Spring fruits and vegetables so of course I’m going to do Summer fruits and vegetables as well!Β Below are the most commonly available fruits and vegetables for Summer.

Like my last post, I got all of the following information fromΒ seasonalfoodguide.comΒ and refers to Melbourne and surrounding towns.Β Again, I apologize if you live in a country where this information may not apply.

Fruits

Apricots
Summer only

Bananas
All year round

Berries
Summer and Spring

Cherries
Summer only

Figs
Summer and Autumn

Grapefruit
All year round

Grapes
Summer and Autumn

Oranges (Valencia)
Summer and Autumn
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Peaches
Summer only

Pears
Summer, Autumn and Winter

Plums
Summer only

Rockmelon (aka Cantaloupe)
Summer and Autumn

Strawberries
Summer, Autumn and Spring

Vegetables

Basil (yes, I’m aware it’s a herb)
Summer only

Beans
Summer, Autumn and Spring

Beetroot
All year round

Capsicum (aka Bell Peppers)
Summer, Autumn and Spring

Carrots
All year round

Chillies
Summer, Autumn and Spring

Corn
Summer and Autumn

Cucumber
Summer, Autumn and Spring

Eggplant
Summer and Autumn

Leek
All year round

Lettuce
All year round

Onion
All year round

Parsley (yes, I am aware Parley is a herb)
All year round

Peas
Summer, Autumn and Spring

Potatoes
All year round

Rhubarb
All year round

Silverbeet
All year round

Spring Onion (aka Shallots)
All year round

Squash
Summer, Autumn and Spring

Tomatoes
Summer and Autumn

Zucchini
Summer, Autumn and Spring

What’s your favourite fruit or vegetable (or both) to eat in Summer?

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